Department Of Geology

Year of establishment:  geology general- 1986-87, geology (Hons) - 1994-95

Student’s activities: apart from classroom tutorial, seminars, publication of magazines, reunion National level achievements of students and faculties: In Govt. Sectors viz. GSI, ONGC, Coal India, NMDC, BARC, Atomic Minerals Directorate, Uranium Corporation of India Ltd., NTPC, and SWID.
In Private Sectors viz. Schlumberger, British Gas, Shell, Halliburton, Reliance India, Tata Steel, Bedanta Group, Zindal, HINDALCO, Gammon India, L&T, SRK Consultancy, Development Consultancy etc.

In Academic Sector: ISM, Durgapur Govt. College, J. K. College

Research activities: faculties past & present have been involved in their respective domain.

Teaching learning activities: Teaching through conventional, ICT method along with field work

 CAREER counseling:  Normally it is an integral approach being adopted by the faculties while teaching. One of the teachers of the dept. is entrusted specially for this job in the college.

Other feature: Dept. has well organized alumni association       

Forthcoming Events of the Department : Reunion 2018


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Dr. Santanu Chattopadhyay

I have the proud privilege to share my views on Jagannath Kishore College, with whom I have been associated for the last twenty-five years initially as a faculty of Physics, and then as the Principal for the last seven years or so. Founded in 1948, and serving as a premiere institution for higher education in Purulia for over seven decades, this college has followed the motto ‘Shraddhavan Lavate Jnanam’( a faithful person achieves knowledge) to its optimum. In Swami Vivekananda’s words ‘Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man’ –.....

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